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VT killer gets life in prison

(AP) — A former Virginia Tech graduate student who prosecutors said decapitated a classmate in a campus cafe because she rejected his romantic advances was sentenced to life in prison…

Dailey & Vincent at NRCC

The two-time International Bluegrass Music Association’s (IBMA) Entertainers of the Year, Dailey & Vincent, will perform Saturday, April 24 at the New River Community College Fiddle, Banjo and Dance Club.…

Bain named presiding president

Pulaski County School Board member Warren J. "Jeff" Bain will be the presiding president at this year’s National School Boards Association (NSBA) Southern Region Conference. Bain, who represents the Massie…

Pulaski Theatre welcomes the ‘Amazing Teacher’

The Pulaski Theatre will host a special attraction this Friday, as "Amazing Teacher" Steve Somers will be performing. Somers will be present his show, entitled "CELEBRATE!: A Magical Celebration of…

Calfee, Long memorialized by Dublin

Dublin Town Council Thursday night memorialized two area men who died in 2009 with a special ceremony during its monthly meeting. Council approved separate resolutions honoring Joseph "Joey" Calfee and…

Father cleared in fatal shooting

A Grand Jury Thursday declined to indict a Pulaski County man who fatally shot his son in the Hiwassee section of the county March 16. Pulaski County Commonwealth’s Attorney Mike…

Remembering the fallen

BLACKSBURG – Three years after the fatal shooting that claimed the lives of 32 students and faculty members, hundreds of members of the Virginia Tech community gathered for a candle…

Morning fire destroys home

A woodstove is believed to have caused an early-morning fire that destroyed a mobile home in the Dublin area early Wednesday. According to Jeff Saunders with Dublin Fire Department, firefighters…

‘We want to remember it’

Students, faculty, staff, and members of the community gathered at Snowville Elementary Friday to honor the victims of the April 16, 2007 tragedy at Virginia Tech. “We have been doing…

Pharmacy employees fight robber

LAUREL-FORK – Carroll County authorities are seeking a man who robbed a pharmacy Friday afternoon and then fled in a white Ford Ranger pickup truck. Carroll County Sheriff H. Warren…